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Smartcast aims to control concrete setting
2017-10-18 /// DBm member Prof. De Schutter and his team target an ambitious goal by means of the ERC Advanced Grant Project "SmartCast". Learn more in this video.
Self-healing concrete in Oosterweel
2017-08-31 /// UGent self-healing concrete technology is used for the first time at a Belgian construction site. Learn more.
Novel concrete inspired by ancient Rome
2017-06-04 /// Long lasting Roman concrete is in the news. Have a look to these links (VRT, Nature). Tradinional modern concrete is broading more and more with some interesting inovations, so are our research teams at DBm also working on these innovations. Contact us if your are interested to learn more.